Twilight Forest

Twilight Forest
Twilight Forest
Name Twilight Forest
Creator Unknown
Type New dimension
Latest Version 1.19.0, newest version is compatible with Minecraft 1.7.10
Minecraft Version Unknown
Website Twilight Forest Wiki and the Official Twilight Forest Forum Thread
Root Mod Unspecified
Modpacks Bevo's Tech Pack
Crundee Craft
DNS Techpack
Direwolf20 1.5 Pack
Direwolf20 1.6 Pack
Direwolf20 1.7 Pack
Direwolf20 Pack
Feed The Beast 1.5.2 Beta Pack
Feed The Beast Beta Pack A
Feed The Beast Infinity
Feed The Beast Monster
Feed The Beast Resurrection
Feed The Beast Ultimate
Feed The Beast Unhinged
Feed The Beast Unleashed
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Twilight Forest is a mod that adds a new dimension of the same name. As the name implies, the Twilight Forest is densely forested and in a perpetual twilight; the normal day-night cycle is suspended. An overstory of larger trees further shades most of the world below. The canopy is pierced only occasionally by massive trees that rise to the ceiling of the world. The terrain is flatter, or at least less mountainous than regular Minecraft, but featuring occasional hills, sometimes rising far above the canopy level. These hills are hollow, containing caves filled with valuable ores, treasure and dangerous monsters.

In addition to the new dimension, this mod also adds dungeons and bosses, as well as a number of new items, trees, and numerous mobs.

Entering the Twilight Forest[edit]

A portal to the twilight forest

Entering the Twilight Forest is achieved through the creation of a Twilight Forest Portal, similar to a Nether Portal. A 2x2 or 3x3 pool of water only 1 block deep forms the basis for this portal; additionally it must be surrounded by vegetation including flowers, grass, saplings, and/or mushrooms. Once the pool is surrounded in this manner, the portal is completed by throwing a diamond into the water. The water will turn purple and a bolt of lightning will strike the portal, inflicting minor damage to nearby players. Players may travel to the Twilight Forest by walking or jumping into the newly created portal.

Once the portal is activated, it is possible to remove the flowers around it while keeping the portal intact.

The portal can only be destroyed by an explosion or a player (by putting a block in place of the portal or by breaking one of the edge blocks). If the portal to the Twilight Forest is destroyed, the portal in the Twilight Forest will still work.


The majority of the Twilight Forest is a peaceful biome. Despite the perpetually dim conditions, hostile mobs will not spawn on the surface in the Twilight Forest biome itself. Instead, progression through the mod is centered around landmarks that serve to advance the level of difficulty encountered through increasingly challenging enemies and bosses. Chest items and drops become correspondingly more rewarding with each new area.

It should be noted that Twilight Forest Portals will not discriminate as to the area in which they appear; a newly created portal may bring the player to the interior of a Hollow Hill or even one of the various Twilight Forest boss lairs. As such, some degree of caution and preparation should be exercised when first passing through a Twilight Forest Portal.


Twilight Forest Wiki: http://benimatic.com/tfwiki/index.php?title=Main_Page


How to make a portal to the twilight forest.


  • When BuildCraft is installed, oil will also spawn in the Twilight Forest. Mod ores will also spawn in the Twilight Forest with approximately the same frequency that they do in the overworld; however, they will not appear as ore clusters in Hollow Hills.
  • Regular dungeons, which spawn in the overworld, also spawn in the Twilight Forest.